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Bicycle Safety Tips

2019-10-02T03:47:36+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Personal Accident|Tags: , , , |

Considering the rising cost of fuel, and the harsh economic times, biking has become a popular mode of transportation in the past decade or so. In any case, riding a bicycle does not require gas, it's healthy, eco-friendly, and a more convenient m ode of transportation. Moreover, you do not have to stay for hours in traffic to get to your destination. Regrettably, the rising popularity of bicycles has come with its fair share of downsides. According to statistics by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, about 716 cyclists die in road accidents in the United States every year. The accidents are mainly caused by motorists who are unwilling to share the road with cyclists, or cyclists who are reluctant to follow simple bicycle safety tips. If both cyclists and drivers are unwilling [...]

Do You Need A Bicycle Accident Attorney?

2017-11-07T20:13:08+00:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Auto Accident, Personal Injury|Tags: , |

Could you benefit from hiring a bicycle accident attorney? With most states now considering bicycles vehicles legally, not obeying traffic regulations could cost you big time as a cyclist. Whether you enjoy biking recreationally or do it for the exercise or competitive aspect, cyclists have to pay attention to traffic regulations just like motorists do. While you may be doing your best to be careful, there are times when a cyclist makes a poor judgment call or a vehicle does not take a measure of reasonable care when dealing with cyclists on the road. This means that if someone fails to share the road, a cyclist could be the one ending up with major injuries. If you've been involved in an accident, whether the biker or the vehicle, you may benefit from hiring [...]